General Dynamics Corporation (GD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 18, 2018

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General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 18, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.84 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 09, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that GD has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of GD was $206.33, representing a -3.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $214.81 and a 19.66% increase over the 52 week low of $172.43.

GD is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Corporation ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). GD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $10.03. Zacks Investment Research reports GD's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -.67%, compared to an industry average of 17.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GD Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to GD through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GD as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RGI with an increase of 17.94% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GD at 0.01%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: GD , CUK , CCL , RGI

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